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What About This . . .?

By Wayne William Cipriano John Brennan has been nominated by President Obama to head the CIA.  There are good arguments for giving the President wide latitude in choosing his subordinates.  He se­lects Cabinet members, for example with two functions in ...

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T.O.P.S.

January 29th meeting was called to order by Sharon with 12 weighing in with a loss of 5 lbs. High losers were Linda and Rachel and Judy stayed the same. The meeting was on stress, “Just Breathe” and count to ...

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Noble Church Hosts Celebration For Pastor

On Sunday afternoon, February 3, Noble Church and it’s congregation was host for a celebration honoring their pastor, Sister Maxine Lund, and husband, Jim, for 50 years of preaching the gospel. Sister Maxine preached her first “short” sermon, January 27, 1963, ...

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Black Oak Church

“Ye are of God, little children, and have overcome them: because greater is he that is in you, than he is in the world,” I John 4:4. Brother Roy Frye opened Sunday school after we sang. He read the devotion ...

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WRVEC Announces Rate Adjustment

BRANSON – Effective March 1, White River Valley Electric Cooperative is implementing a rate adjustment which will affect electric bills by approximately nine percent. That change equals about $10 for the average residential member. Additionally, the minimum bill is changing ...

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Post Office Will Stop Saturday Delivery

The United States Postal Service announced plans this week to transition to a new delivery schedule during the week of Aug. 5, that includes package delivery Monday through Saturday, and mail delivery Monday through Friday. The Postal Service expects to ...

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What About This . . .?

By Wayne William Cipriano I have never understood this.  I’ve played my share of football and watched… according to Rosalie, someone else’s share and mine … but, I just don’t get it. Almost invariably, during the first minutes of the ...

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Fourth Sunday Singing

The regular Fourth Sunday Singing was held at Gentry Church, January 27.  The welcome was given by Emcee, Sybil Gheer; Bro. Riley Hall opened with prayer; song books distributed/collected by Freeman Porter; 44 present; 32 songs shared.  The next Singing will ...

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Classifieds 1.24.2013

FOR SALE C&S Woodcutting, $35/rick picked up, $40 delivered in Ava city limits. Call Cody 417-686-0888.           13-tf GOT BUGS? FOR termites, ants, spiders, roaches, fleas, etc.  Call Tim Blackwell at Blackwell Pest Control, 860-7314.          5-19tp FIREWOOD FOR SALE. Pick up ...

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What About This . . .?

By Wayne William Cipriano I have views on everything and I have them in abundance about the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings and reactions to them.  But, even superficially, they require book length examination, not a newspaper column. I’m not ...

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